AUSTSWIM Teacher of Adults

The course provides candidates with the essential competencies to teach the adult swimmer.  

Candidates are required to have:

1.  AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety™ accreditation.

2.  a reasonable level of fitness and swimming ability.

The course consists of approximately 14 contact hours (theory and practical), plus practical observation, supervised teaching hours and assessment. Topics include:

1.  Why teach adults to swim

2.  Understanding the nature of the adult swimmer

3.  Health, medical and safety issues

4.  Warm up, flexibility and stretching for the adult swimmer

5.  The different types of adult swimmer

To gain the accreditation, the following assessment components must be satisfactorily completed within 12 months of the course commencement date:

1.  Practical assessment.

2.  Theoretical assessment


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